A report from Ariel Helwani that SBG Ireland’s James Gallagher has signed with Bellator also mentioned that he has signed a bout to face Sean Tobin at a BAMMA event which has not yet been announced.
Gallagher (3-0 MMA) has earned three first round submission victories in his first three professional bouts. Two rear-choke wins over Denis Ahern and Gerard Gilmore have been sandwiched with a guillotine choke against Declan McAleenan at Chaos Fighting Championships 15.
Tobin (4-2 MMA) rebounded from a loss to Mark Andrew at BAMMA 22 with a dominant performance over Gary Morris at BAMMA 24 with a second round rear-naked choke submission.
BAMMA has not yet announced BAMMA 26 yet, however there has been rumours that they will return to Dublin following BAMMA 25 which is scheduled for 14 May 2016 in Birmingham.